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Alcántara-Ayala, I. "Geomorphology, Natural Hazards, Vulnerability, and Prevention of Natural Disasters in Developing Countries." Geomorphology 47 (2002): 107-24. View/purchase online»

Butz, David. "Relationship between Culture and Risk: Examples from Hunza, Pakistan." In Mountain Forum: E-conference on Culture and Risk, 2008. View/purchase online»

Carey, Mark. "Living and Dying with Glaciers: People's Historical Vulnerability to Avalanches and Outburst Floods in Peru." Global and Planetary Change 47 (2005): 122-34. View/purchase online»

———. "The Politics of Place: Inhabiting and Defending Glacier Hazard Zones in Peru's Cordillera Blanca." In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian Luckman, 229-40. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Dekens, Julie. Herders of Chitral: The Lost Messengers? Disaster Preparedness in Chitral District, Pakistan. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

———. Local Knowledge for Disaster Preparedness: A Literature Review. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

———. The Snake and the River Don’t Run Straight: Local Knowledge on Disaster Preparedness in the Eastern Terai of Nepal. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

Denton , Chuck, Larry Standley, and Brent Lewis. "A Field Investigation of Glacial Lake Outburst Potential in the Taiya River Watershed, Skagway, Alaska." In BLM-Alaska Open File Report: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, 2005. View/purchase online»

Evans, S.G., and J.J. Clague. "The Impact of Climate Change on Catastrophic Geomorphic Processes in the Mountains of British Columbia, Yukon and Alberta." In Responding to Global Climate Change in British Columbia and Yukon. Volume 1 of the Canada Country Study: Climate Impacts and Adaptation, edited by E. Taylor and B. Taylor. Vancouver: British Columbia Ministry of Environment Lands & Parks and Environment, 1997. View/purchase online»

Furfaro, R., J.S. Kargel, W. Fink, and M.P. Bishop. "Fuzzy Cognitive Maps for Glacier Hazards Assessment: Application to Predicting the Potential for Glacier Lake Outbursts." In American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2010: American Geophysical Union. View/purchase online»

Gagliardini, O., F. Gillet-Chaulet, G. Durand, C. Vincent, and P. Duval. "Estimating the Risk of Glacier Cavity Collapse During Artificial Drainage: The Case of Tête Rousse Glacier." Geophysical Research Letters 38, L10505. (2011) View/purchase online»

Gaillard, Jean-Christophe. "Resilience of Traditional Societies in Facing Natural Hazards." Disaster Prevention and Management 16, no. 4 (2007): 522-44. View/purchase online»

Hegglin, Esther, and Christian Huggel. "An Integrated Assessment of Vulnerability to Glacial Hazards: A Case Study in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru." Mountain Research and Development 28, no. 3-4 (2008): 299-309. View/purchase online»

Hoffmann, D., & Weggenmann, D. (2013). Climate Change Induced Glacier Retreat and Risk Management: Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOFs) in the Apolobamba Mountain Range, Bolivia. In Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management (pp. 71-87). Springer Berlin Heidelberg View/purchase online»

Huggel, C., L. Blaškovičová, H. Breien, P. Dobesberger, R. Frauenfelder, B.G. Kalsnes, A. Solheim, M. Stankoviansky, K. Hagen, and K. Kronholm. "Glacier Floods." In Impacts of Climate Change on Snow, Ice, and Permafrost in Europe: Observed Trends, Future Projections, and Socioeconomic Relevance, edited by Thomas Voigt, Hans-Martin Füssel, Isabelle Gärtner-Roer, Christian Huggel, Michael Zemp and Christoph Marty: ETC/ACC, 2011. View/purchase online»

Huggel, Christian, Wilfried Haeberli, and Andreas Kääb. "Glacial Hazards: Perceiving and Responding to Threats in Four World Regions." In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian Luckman, 68-80. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Jianchu, Xu, Mats Eriksson, Jacob Ferdinand, and Juerg Merz. "Managing Flash Floods and Sustainable Development in the Himalayas." Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2005. View/purchase online»

Jianchu, Xu, Arun Shrestha, Rameshananda Vaidya, Mats Eriksson, and Kenneth Hewitt. The Melting Himalayas: Regional Challenges and Local Impacts of Climate Change on Mountain Ecosystems and Livelihoods. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

Johnson, K., E.A. Olson, and S. Manandhar. "Environmental Knowledge and Response to Natural Hazards in Mountainous Nepal." Mountain Research and Development 2, no. 2 (1982): 175-88. View/purchase online»

Kääb, A., J.M Reynolds, and W. Haeberli. "Glacier and Permafrost Hazards in High Mountains." In Global Change and Mountain Regions—a State of Knowledge Overview, edited by U.M. Huber, H.K.M. Bugmann and M.A. Reasoner: Springer, 2005. View/purchase online»

Kotlyakov, V.M., O. Rototaeva, and G.A. Nosenko. "The September 2002 Kolka Glacier Catasrophe in North Ossetia, Russian Federation: Evidence and Analysis." Mountain Research and Development 24, no. 1 (2004): 78-83. View/purchase online»

Mercer, J. "Disaster Risk Reduction or Climate Change Adaptation: Are We Reinventing the Wheel?" Journal of International Development 22, no. 2 (2010): 247-64. View/purchase online»

Mishra, Dinesh Kumar. "Bihar’s Embanking Mindset." Himal Southasian, 2007. View/purchase online»

———. Trapped! Between the Devil and Deep Waters. Uttarakhand, India: People’s Science Institute & SANDRP, 2008. View/purchase online»

Muhammad, Noor. "Eyewitness Account of Passu GLOF." In Pamir Times Blog, 2008.

Narama, C., M. Duishonakunov, A. Kääb, M. Daiyrov, and K. Abdrakhmatov. "The 24 July 2008 Outburst Flood at the Western Zyndan Glacier Lake and Recent Regional Changes in Glacier Lakes of the Teskey Ala-Too Range, Tien Shan, Kyrgyzstan." Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 10, no. 4 (2010): 647-59. View/purchase online»

Oliver-Smith, Anthony. "Disaster Rehabilitation and Social Change in Yungay, Peru." Human Organization 36, no. 1 (1977): 5-13.

———. "Here There Is Life: The Social and Cultural Dynamics of Successful Resistance to Resettlement in Postdisaster Peru." In Involuntary Migration and Resettlement: The Problems and Responses of Dislocated People, edited by Art Hansen and Anthony Oliver-Smith. 85-103. Boulder, Col.: Westview Press, 1982. View/purchase online»

Oliver-Smith, Anthony. “Debating Environmental Migration: Society, Nature and Population Displacement in Climate Change.” Journal of International Development 24, no. 8 (2012): 1058–1070. View/purchase online»

Osti, Rabindra, and Shinji Egashira. "Hydrodynamic Characteristics of the Tam Pokhari Glacial Lake Outburst Flood in the Mt. Everest Region, Nepal." Hydrological Processes 23, no. 20 (2009): 2943-55. View/purchase online»

Rothe, Thomas. "Study: Chile Is Losing Its Glaciers." The Patagonia Times (2009). View/purchase online»

Salzmann, N., C. Huggel, P. Calanca, A. Díaz, T. Jonas, C. Jurt, T. Konzelmann, P. Lagos, M. Rohrer, W. Silverio, and M. Zappa. "Integrated Assessment and Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in the Peruvian Andes." Advances in Geosciences 22 (2009): 35-39. View/purchase online»

Shrestha, Arun Bhakta. Resource Manual on Flash Flood Risk Management: Module 2, Non-Structural Measures: ICIMOD Books Online, 2008. View/purchase online»

Tamburini, A., G. Mortara, M. Belotti, and P. Federici. "The Emergency Caused by the ‘Short-Lived Lake’ of the Belvedere Glacier in the Summer 2002 (Macugnaga, Monte Rose, Italy)." Terra Glacialis 6 (2003): 51-54.

Tauro, Flavia. "Chilean Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Impacts on Dam Construction." Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009. View/purchase online»

Thomalla, Frank, Tom Downing, Erika Spanger-Siegfried, Guoyi Han, and Johan Rockström. "Reducing Hazard Vulnerability: Towards a Common Approach between Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Adaptation." Disasters 30, no. 1 (2006): 39-48. View/purchase online»

Tianchi, Li, and Sumitra Manandhar Gurung. Water Induced Disasters in the Hindu Kush – Himalayan Region: A Regional Workshop. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2002. View/purchase online»

UN. "Building Resilience to Climate Change: GLOF Remains the Biggest Hazard for Bhutan." In United Nations Development Program Brief. Bhutan: United Nations Development Program, 2007.

———. "Regional Glacial Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) Risk Reduction Initiative for the Himalayas." Kathmandu, Nepal: United Naations Development Program, 2008. View/purchase online»

Vincent, C., S. Auclair, and, E. Le Meur, and D. Six. "Outburst Flood Hazard for Glacier-Dammed Lac de Rochemelon, France." Journal of Glaciology 56, no. 195. (2010): 91-100. View/purchase online»

Watanabe, Teiji, Damodar Lamsal, and Jack Ives. "Evaluating the Growth Characteristics of a Glacial Lake and Its Degree of Danger of Outburst Flooding: Imja Glacier, Khumbu Himal, Nepal." Norwegian Journal of Geography 63, no. 4 (2009). View/purchase online»

Wegmann, M., M. Bruderer, M. Funk, and C. Wuilloud. "Natural Hazard Risk Management: A Participatory Approach Applied for Glacier Hazards." In Proceesings, 10th Interpraevent, Riva Del Garda, May 24-27, 2004, 297-308. Klagenfurt: Interpraevent, 2004.

Werder, M. A., A. Bauder, M. Funk, and H. R Keusen. "Hazard Assessment Investigations in Connection with the Formation of a Lake on the Tongue of the Unterer Grindelwaldgletscher, Bernese Alps, Switzerland." Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 10, no. 2 (2010): 227-37. View/purchase online»

Worni, R., Huggel, C., & Stoffel, M. (2012). Glacial lakes in the Indian Himalayas—From an area-wide glacial lake inventory to on-site and modeling based risk assessment of critical glacial lakes. Science of The Total Environment. View/purchase online»